The workshop sat below the main working floor and had serious power going to it.
A manhole cover sealing Clark House Creek below Superior Street.
Aluminum spools replaced their wooden counterparts, later in the factory’s history.
Science Alert. When the sun strikes an object, that object absorbs some of the infared light in the form of heat. The heat absorbed by the old Soo dock absorbed and radiated that energy to melt off the snow from the ice around it, making it very reflective.
It was as noisy then as it is colorful now…
This picture shows the challenges of moving around underground in the base.
No wonder the factory shut down; everyone was scheduled to work 9 to 5 and the clock’s broken! (In all seriousness, this is/used to be a beautiful timepiece, especially for a utilitarian factory like this.
A typical lab at the Research Center.
So much relies on one thing stacked on top of another thing.